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Patch 7.1.5 PTR Hotfixes: Jan 4

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A new round of hotfixes has hit test servers right after the holiday break. It seems Blizzard is still tweaking Legendary items.

Spell Changes

Tier 19 Set Bonuses

Paladin

  • Holy ShockHoly Shock -  Blasts the target with Holy energy, causing [ 280% (down from 350%) of Spell Power ] Holy damage to an enemy, or [ 400% of Spell Power ] healing to an ally.

Legendary Item Changes

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  • Roots of ShaladrassilRoots of Shaladrassil -  Standing still causes you to send deep roots into the ground, healing you for 3% (down from 4%) of your maximum health every 1 sec (up from 2 sec.).

Hunter

Ornyx has also made a blue post explaining the nerf.

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The belt change is part of an overall balance pass on a few legendaries, following what Lore mentioned a couple of weeks ago, and wasn't meant as a specific targeted change to the BM rotation.

To be frank, I don't play Beast Master, so I'm not fully aware of the "consequences" of this legendary, specifically, to the rotation. I read that it resolved focus issues, but our goal should be for these legendaries to augment gameplay, not to provide a necessary change to the spec such to that it cannot perform without it. Feel free to enlighten me.

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